Snakebite

A venomous rattlesnake tastes the air. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Springtime Weather Sends Snakes Slithering Around Texas

With warm temperatures and upcoming spring rainfall, experts say it’s getting that time of year when snakes are on the prowl.

02/28/2014

Harris Methodist Hospital Dr. David Smith holds a vial of snake antivenom. (credit: KRLD)

North Texas Hospital Treats Copperhead Snakebite Victim

A North Texas snakebite victim says he won’t make the mistake again. Gabriel Flores was bit by a copperhead snake while trying it keep it away from some kids playing soccer in Arlington.

CBSDFW.COM–04/05/2011